Oconaluftee
Indian Village

See How the Cherokee Lived 2–1/2 Centuries Ago

Step back in time to 1760. Witness the challenges of Cherokee life at a time of rapid cultural change as European settlers invaded Indian lands.

Tour the authentic working Village with dwellings, residents, and artisans right out of the 1760's. Experience traditional medicine and interact with villagers as they hull canoes, make pottery and masks, weave baskets and beadwork, and participate in their daily activities.

Enjoy live reenactments, interactive demonstrations, and hands-on Cherokee art classes for kids.

Oconaluftee Indian Village

Open Tuesdays - Saturdays April 18th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017 10AM - 3PM

Open Mondays - Saturdays May 1 - October 10AM - 4PM

Address: 218 Drama Rd, Cherokee, NC.

Phone: 828-497-2111 

Adults Age 13+: $19.75

Children Age 6-12: $11.75

Children 5 & Under: Free

Children's Pottery Class: $10.75 (11AM and 12:30PM only)

Beginning in May Dance shows will be performed at 12PM and 3PM. 

The Summer season also features Time of Warshows at 12PM and 3PM, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Find more information at Cherokeehistorical.org